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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How is Jack injured on the train?
2. What is the name of the man Jack hires to tend the ranch?
3. Who comes to stay with Sarah when Jack leaves on his last campaign?
4. How much money does Sarah get for the sale of some horses?
5. Where does Sarah get some clothes for Jack Elliot?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Sarah first say Jack proposes, and why?
2. What anonymous gift does Sarah receive in the mail?
3. What helps Savannah to recover after her complicated labor?
4. What causes Sarah to allow Mason to live in the house with her while Jack is away?
5. What happens while Jack is away tracking some train robbers?
6. What does Sarah find while preparing for her move to the fort?
7. What does April do when Sarah moves back to the ranch?
8. What does Sarah tell Jack when he returns from the fort?
9. What happens when Sarah is approached by the brother of the man who threatened Melissa?
10. What is remarkable to Sarah about her first day in the fort, and how does she feel about it?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What are some of the ways Jack saved Sarah from dangerous situations, and how did this affect their relationship?
Essay Topic 2
What happened when Father died, and what significance did this have on the plot? Who was involved in tragedy there, and what did this monumental event symbolize?
Essay Topic 3
Sarah endures many different trials before the end of the book. What are some of these trials and what lessons does she learn through these experiences?
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